Master of Chemical Engineering - Máster en Ingeniería Química
The program promotes development of practical, laboratory-based skills, combined with expertise in computing and simulation. You will develop expertise under the guidance of staff known internationally for their research in areas such as nanotechnology, carbon capture and storage, natural gas processing and solvent extraction.
You will have the opportunity to complete an industry project in conjunction with a relevant industry partner.
The Master of Engineering (Chemical with Business) will provide you with a formal qualification in chemical engineering at the Masters level.
One of the following undergraduate degrees with a Chemical Systems major or sequence:
with a weighted average mark of at least H3 (65%).
All students studying at the University of Melbourne must satisfy the University’s English language entry requirements. For graduate entry, Engineering offers an alternative.
The Master of Engineering (with Business) is designed to provide students with a formal qualification in engineering at the masters level, with a business specialisation that recognises the need for engineers to understand the management and workings of modern professional organisations.
Graduates will have a grounding in financial, marketing and economic principles enabling them to work efficiently in any organisation, as well as the ability to apply the technical knowledge, creativity and team work skills learnt in their engineering training. This combination of knowledge and skills will be a powerful asset in the workplace.
Year 1 (Prelim)
Engineering Communication and Practice
Material and Energy Balances
Chemistry Reactions and Synthesis
Chemical Process Analysis
Heat and Mass Transport Processes
Economic Analysis for Engineers
Marketing Management for Engineers
Process Engineering Case Studies
Chemical Engineering Research Project orIndustry Project
Process Equipment Design
The World of Engineering Management
Particle Mechanics & Processing
Chemical Engineering Design Project
Engineering Contracts and Procurement
Strategy Execution for Engineers
Career opportunities in the field are extensive and exist in petrochemical, minerals processing, mining, chemical manufacturing, environmental consulting, natural gas, explosives and fertiliser production. Our graduates are employed in a diverse range of industries, for companies including: Exxon Mobil, BP, PETRONAS, Schlumberger, Nyrstar, BHP Billiton, Anglo Coal, Worley Parsons, Uhde Shedden, Parsons Brinckerhoff (PB), Production Services Network (PSN), GHD, URS Corporation, ENSR Australia, Mars and Unilever.